Period
to 29 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Back Office over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Back Office
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 103 125
Rank change year-on-year +41 +22 +5
Contract jobs citing Back Office 3 5 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.26% 0.39%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.42% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 7
Median daily rate £270 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.52% -19.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £197 £245 £258
90th Percentile £338 £393 £558
Scotland median daily rate £325 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Back Office is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 536 1,198 1,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 67.25% 61.15% 58.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 535 782
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £240 £235
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
Median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - +191.67%
10th Percentile £12.13 £16.23 £12.58
90th Percentile £30.48 £52.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +31.58%

Back Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

Back Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

Back Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Back Office in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Back Office in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management

Back Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management